Mad Science Summer Camps
Award winning and experienced.
We have been providing summer camps in Calgary for 24 years.
1/2 day camps for children age 5 - 7 which can be combined to make a full day of camp.
Full day camps for children age 6 - 12.
Free pre/post care from 8:30AM - 4:30PM for all full day campers. NOTE: Pre-registration is required. Contact our office one week before camp to set up for your needs.
Safe & caring environment. Each camp is led by two experienced adult instructors with security background checks.
Full of hands-on science activities, games and interactive play. Children will make and take things home with them daily.
Various locations in the North and South ends of the city.
SUMMER CAMPS 2020
ROBOTS, GIZMOS & GADGETS
Full Day: 9AM - 4PM
Grades 2 - 6
Does your child love to build & tinker with things? Then this camp is for you!
MAD SCIENCE MAYHEM
Full Day: 9AM - 4PM
Grades 1 - 5
You don't need to be a science geek like us to love this camp. There is something for everyone!
MINI MAD EXPLORERS & MINI MAD EINSTEINS
9AM - 12PM & 1PM - 4PM
Register for both for a full day camp!
Grades Kindergarten - 2
We keep our Mini Mad Scientists happy, busy and entertained with a whole bunch of science fun!
2020 SUMMER CAMP LOCATIONS
Arbour Lake Residence Association: 12 Arbour Lake Drive N.W.
Dalhousie Community Association: 5432 Dalhart Road N.W.
Evergreen @ South Gate Alliance Church: 1436 James McKevitt Road S.W.
Glamorgan Community Association: 4207 - 41st Avenue S.W.
McKenzie Lake Community Association: 16198 McKenzie Lake Way S.E.
Scenic Acres Community Association: 8825 Scurfield Drive N.W.
The Glencoe* - Members only
Here's what parents have to say about our camps!
My kids love every minute and learn so much!! It’s educational and fun at the same time. My kids look forward to it all year and are so excited to go. As a parent that gives you peace of mind leaving them for the day. All the leaders have been wonderful also. Highly recommend!!
This is the first summer camp my kids have LOVED. They come home every day excited to talk about everything they got to see and learn and do. And they cannot wait to get back the next day and see what is next!
My daughter really enjoyed your program! Instructor were fabulous and engaging. We only did a half day am camp and every day my daughter asked to "please stay longer"!
Who are the Mad Science camp instructors and how many are at each camp?
Mad Science instructors can be University students pursuing an Education Degree or Science Degree, former/retired teachers, or teachers on summer break. All of our instructors have experience working with large groups of children and have undergone extensive background checks. Each camp will have two instructors.+
Is pre and/or post care available?
Yes. We provide free before and after care from 8:30AM - 4:30PM. Extended care is available from 8:00AM - 5:00PM for $50/week ($40/week for 4 day camps). NOTE: not available to campers registered in a half day camp. NOTE: must be arranged for in advance by contacting our office at 403-263-4140. Please provide one weeks notice if needed.+
Who supervises my child if they are registered in both a morning & afternoon camp?
Campers registered in both the morning and afternoon half day camps will remain with Mad Science during the lunch break for supervised games and play. When signing up for the morning camp, click STAYS FULL DAY in the dismissal options, so we know your child remains with us for the supervised break.+
What should I pack for my child each day?
Full Day Campers: lunch, water bottle, snacks, and hat. Hall Day Campers: snack, water bottle, and hat. Weather permitting we will be spending time outdoors at the facility. Feel free to send your child with sunscreen. We are not able to help them apply it but can remind them to do so.+
Are your camps nut free?
YES. No nuts are allowed at our camps. Kindly pack other options for your child as we could have campers with severe allergies.+
What happens after I register?
You will receive an order confirmation shortly after completing your registration. One week before camp begins, you will receive an email with important information including drop off and pick up instructions.+